Bexley businesses are best
On 6th February, 180 guests attended the glittering Bexley Business Awards ceremony at the Marriott Hotel, Bexley. The awards were organised by Prospects Business Support in partnership with Bexley For Business, and the evening was hosted by LBC Radio presenter Julia Hartley-Brewer.
Rose Saunders, Head of Business Support at Prospects, said: “Prospects Business Support is delighted to be working with the London Borough of Bexley, a local authority which understands the importance of business as a driver of the local economy. The fact that 150 businesses entered this year's awards despite the difficult economic climate demonstrates that business in Bexley has the strength and determination to succeed."
The awards recognised large and small businesses throughout the borough of Bexley and covered new and well established firms.
Welcoming people to the event, Mayor of Bexley, Councillor Sharon Massey, said: “Just by being here you are all winners and Bexley is so proud of you.”
The award for Bexley Business of the Year went to MAP Chartered Surveyors. Jane Pilkington, Business Development Manager, MAP said: “I’m really a bit shocked by this. The award is a testament to all the hard work our staff do every day.”
Councillor Linda Bailey, Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Regeneration, said: “MAP hugely impressed the judges. They were strong contenders in a number of categories, displaying superb customer service, and a great approach to in-house training and innovation. MAP is a great ambassador for Bexley.”
Click here to view the full list of winners from all 11 categories.